A musician, actress, producer, and singer, Tessa Lynne Thompson has made a name for herself in the entertainment industry. While attending Santa Monica College, she began her professional acting career with the Los Angeles Women’s Shakespeare Company. Her roles in Dear White People, For Colored Girls, and Westworld have also been prominent.
Who is Tessa Thompson Father and Mother?
She is the daughter of Marc Anthony, the famed singer who is African-Panamanian and has a long-running music career. Maciallah, Tessa Thompson’s mother, is half-Mexican and half-Caucasian. The marriage of Maciallah to singer Marc Anthony Thompson made her well known in the entertainment industry. When Thompson was a toddler, her parents split up, and she spent time in Los Angeles and New York, where her father lived.
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Tessa Thompson Bio and Personal Life
Tessa Lynne Thompson was born on October 3, 1983. Tessa Thompson is a Christian by religion. An American actress known for her roles in Veronica Mars, Creed, Thor: Ragnarok, and Men in Black: International, she is also known for her roles as Jackie Cook, Bianca, and Agent M. She attended Santa Monica High School and Santa Monica College, where she earned a degree in cultural anthropology. As a producer on Sylvie’s Love, she was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award. She was nominated for a BAFTA Rising Star Award in 2017.
She made her professional stage debut as one of three actors who played Ariel in the Tempest production by LAWSC in 2002. During the 2003, she played Juliet in Romeo and Juliet: Antebellum New Orleans. The role of Scarlett was Thompson’s first feature film appearance in 2006’s When a Stranger Calls. Her role in Hidden Palms, a short-lived drama on the CW, was Nikki Barnes. Besides playing a singer in Creed (2015), she’s always been passionate about singing.
Tessa Thompson Relationship and Sexuality
Currently, she is single however in an interview, she revealed that she is attracted to men and also to women. She is unmarried and has no child as of now.
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Tessa Thompson Height and Weight
Her height is 5 feet 4 inches or 163 cm, and she weighs about 58 kilograms. Jewellery is one of her favourite things and she speaks Italian well.
Tessa Thompson Net Worth
Tessa Thompson net worth is estimated to be around $1 million which she earned through acting and various brand endorsements.